11.1 miles
Distance
1,527 ft
Climb
-1,527 ft
Descent
1,829 ft
High Point

This Bigfoot Adventure Challenge route is a Bigfoot classic in the BLM managed Swasey Recreation Area near Redding. The rider can expect multiple green level low grade ditch and old school single track trails traversing the Swasey Flatlands with a fun, fast flowy green level Chonos Qewel trail finish.

Detailed Description
BAC - MTB - Lemurian Short Course is a 11 mile popular intermediate route located near Redding California. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 1,527 ft with a max elevation of 1,829 ft then descends -1,527 ft.
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Trails in Route

Escalator2 miles
Snail Trail2 miles
CC Ditch Trail2 miles
Trap Door1,073 ft
Owens Run1 mile
Enticer3,048 ft
Homesteader682 ft

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    95
More Stats for BAC - MTB - Lemurian Short Course mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 32 min
  • Altitude min
    947 ft
  • Altitude start
    955 ft
  • Altitude end
    958 ft
  • Grade max
    -41.1%
  • Grade min
    30.1%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,276 ft
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Navigating RISK vs REWARD on Bigger Gap Jumps
Navigating RISK vs REWARD on Bigger Gap Jumps
trail: Enticer
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Sep 13, 2023
Riding at 5:30AM to Avoid 110 Deg F!
Riding at 5:30AM to Avoid 110 Deg F!
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Jul 15, 2023

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Snail Trail
May 2, 2024 @ 8:13am
May 2, 2024
Enticer
Apr 30, 2024 @ 6:25pm
Apr 30, 2024
Large tree down at the bottom of the trail
CC Ditch Trail
Nov 2, 2023 @ 8:52am
Nov 2, 2023
tree still down
Owens Run
Oct 7, 2023 @ 2:02am
Oct 7, 2023
Escalator
Aug 10, 2023 @ 1:40pm
Aug 10, 2023
Good shape, dry per usual this time of year.
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